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Franklyn D. Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“nanny service”(59 reviews)
“family vacation”(64 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 January 2011

We just returned from our first stay and we all (parents and a 2 year old) loved it. We had a great nanny, Karlene, who made our stay great. Please visit FDR with some concept of the the sort of client-visitor that the resort caters...More

2  Thank hankchoi
Reviewed 19 January 2011

I would consider FRD to be one of the better hotels in the North JA area, we had an excellent room and the beaches in JA is one of the best. The service of the people was good and the food was excellent they just...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2011

We just returned from a 1-week stay (January 8-15) at the Franklyn D Resort (also known as FDR) in Runaway Bay. My husband and I have two boys—a 3.5 year old and a 10 month old. Prior to our vacation, I had high hopes that...More

1  Thank travelingwith2boys
Reviewed 17 January 2011

We spend a week of vacation with our extended family in the Franklyn D. Resort, and I can definitely recommend it for families with young kids. It's focused on families with young kids, and yet nice and attractive for adults as well. What sold us...More

1  Thank dansmommy
Reviewed 11 January 2011

I agree with most other reviews. It's not 5*, the food selection is not the same as a larger resort, stuff is a bit dated, etc, etc. However, in my opinion, all those issues become moot points if you are a parent of young children...More

4  Thank TorontoBeachboy1
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$438 - US$821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Runaway Bay
#4 Spa Hotel in Runaway Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Runaway Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Runaway Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$438 - US$821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Runaway Bay
#4 Spa Hotel in Runaway Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Runaway Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Runaway Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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chigirl11
18 January 2018|
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Response from RaeRaeK |
Hi Chigirl. We haven't stayed yet but we're going in March. I wasn't aware of the nanny rate change either until your post. I'm glad you made me aware of it. I guess they changed their rates for the new year. We planned on... More
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RaeRaeK
14 January 2018|
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Response from Lori G | Reviewed this property |
We mostly hang out, I would email and ask the Ent. Coordinator for adults to give you the general schedule. Not sure on who is doing their tours, again we chill or walk the beach next door at the Jewel. Drinks, you can buy... More
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"Room 17 has 2 balconys and close to beach. Ground floor."
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